***Congratulations Team New Elms*** ***2015 Class C Champions!*** Photo: Bob Bull The final encounter of the season took place on the short "Snetterton 200" circuit configuration on a bright but chilly day. A fabulous turnout of 36 Morgans took to the track for a 15...read more
With only a handful of points separating the top 4 drivers in the AR Motorsport Morgan Challenge Championship, 29 drivers turned up to qualify for the 30 minute race. One absentee from the leading quartet was Keith Ahlers who was racing elsewhere. The race used the...read more
We made a welcome return to Oulton Park and whilst the forecast was for good weather, qualifying took place in the rain on a far from dry track. Tim managed to qualify fastest of the 4 Class C drivers, half a second in front of Clive Glass. The weather improved and...read more
The Morgan Challenge race series made its annual visit to Silverstone on 1st August by invitation from the Bentley Driver's Club. We were blessed with good weather and 40 drivers were on track for the qualifying session. Whilst professional driver Oliver Bryant set...read more
None of the three Class C drivers - Tim, Steve McDonald and Clive Glass had raced at Rockingham before, so qualifying on a wet and very slippery track was a daunting prospect! Tim managed to find more grip and put in the fastest qualifying...read more
Just 3 Class C drivers entered the Cadwell Park round of the championship. Unfortunately Kathy Sherry crashed during qualifying, as did Tony Hirst in the factory Class B ARV6. The resulting damage meant that both cars had to be retired. This...read more
9 eager drivers with their Morgans turned up at Snetterton on a dry morning, but with threatening rain, to do battle on the 2.96 mile "300" circuit. Grid positions were decided in the dampening 20 minute qualifying session. Pole position...read more
Motorsport has always been an underlying passion for us all at New Elms, with active participation in the Aero Racing Morgan Challenge (circuit racing), Speedmog (hillclimbs and sprints), trials, rallies, autotests – we are always happy to advise and carry out the necessary modifications to turn your car into a winner.
In 2011 the New Elms Morgan Plus 8 won Class C and the Peter Collins Tray, which is awarded for the outright winner of the Aero Racing Morgan Challenge.
Tim accepting the Peter Collins Tray and the Class C trophy from Charles Morgan at the Drivers Awards night November 2011.
One Year’s Achievements:
Snetterton “300” Circuit – April – 2nd Class C
Brands Hatch – April – 1st Class C
Silverstone New Grand Prix Arena Circuit – June – 1st Class C and established record for class.
Cadwell – July – 1st Class C and New Class Lap Record.
Thruxton – July – 1st Class C and Fastest Lap for Class.
Silverstone National Circuit – August – 1st Class C and Fastest Lap for Class.
Castlecombe – August – 1st Class C and Fastest Lap for Class.
Snetterton “200” Circuit – October – 1st in Class C and established lap record for class.